A bomb squad was called to an apartment complex in Afula after it was reported that a suspicious object was found outside of one of the units. Eventually, the bomb squad ruled that the object was a fake bomb and that this was a criminal incident.







Afula, this morning

Afula, this morning Photo Credit: Niv Fis/Channel 2 News

Police officers and bomb squad experts were rushed today (Monday) to an apartment complex in Afula after residents reported a suspicious object outside of one of the units. According to the bomb squad, the object was a fake bomb.

Residents noticed the object and notified the police. When the officers arrived, they evacuated the residents from the building. According to the local police department, this incident was criminal in nature.